Prime Fischer

ROBERT JAMES FISCHER vs BORIS SPASSKY- World Championship (round 6), 1972 Today we continue the greatest games ever series with the the best game from the World Chess Championship 1972. This tournament has been the most controversial one as Fischer lost round 1 (the famous bishop trapped) and refused to play round 2 among complaintsContinue reading “Prime Fischer”

The “Windmill” Game of the Century!

DONALD BYRNE vs ROBERT J. FISCHER – Third Rosenwald Trophy (1956) This famous game between Donald Byrne and Bobby Fischer is also called the “game of the century”. This game features a queen sacrifice and a wonderful “windmill” tactic by Fischer to lead the game over Byrne up to the final checkmate. You can findContinue reading “The “Windmill” Game of the Century!”